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Excavation of the Southern Han dynasty mausoleums

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UPDATED :May 22, 2019

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在广州挖皇陵,他们是认真滴!Excavation of the Southern Han dynasty mausoleums

南汉二陵博物馆 The Southern Han Mausoleum Museum

The Southern Han Mausoleum Museum had opened to the public officially on May 17. Since the discovery of the two mausoleums in 2003, 16 years have passed. If not for the efforts of numerous archaeologists, we may not be able to have a glimpse into the Southern Han dynasty about 1,000 years ago.

在广州挖皇陵,他们是认真滴!Excavation of the Southern Han dynasty mausoleums

 

How were the two mausoleums discovered and how were they excavated? What difficulties had archaeologists encountered during the excavation? Let's find answers through the following videos.